January 2011
Australian Laureate Fellowships

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Professor Lorraine Mazerolle, Program Leader of the Policing and Security division at ISSR is one of 15 world-class researchers awarded an Australian Laureate Fellowhsip to tackle some of the... read more

December 2010
APHCRI tender accepted

Friday, December 17, 2010

Associate Professor Michele Haynes in collaboration with Dr Michele Foster was successful in a tender application ‘Utilisation of allied health services by people with chronic disease:... read more

ISSR part of Preferred Supplier Panel

Friday, December 17, 2010

Being part of the NSW Department of Health Preferred Supplier Panel The Institute for Social Science Research together with the School of Population Health were successful in the Expression of... read more

August 2010
Climate Change Confusion

Thursday, August 12, 2010

Survey reveals pollies' climate change confusion A new survey of Australian politicans shows a clear majority believe climate change is happening, but many appear to be unsure about some of... read more

July 2010
ISSR wins contract to evaluate Paid Parental Leave scheme

Thursday, July 15, 2010

A collaborative research team led by Professor Bill Martin of ISSR will conduct the Federal Government's Paid Parental Leave (PPL) scheme evaluation. The Minister for Families, Housing,... read more

ISSR Research Assistant awarded Griffith University medal

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Liz Eggins, research assistant for the Policing and Security Program at the Institute has been informed that she will be awarded first class honours and a Griffith University medal for her... read more

June 2010
2010 Social Wellbeing in QLD Conference - presentations are now available

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Presentations are now available from this conference on this website.

2010 CEPS International Conference - Registration open

Friday, June 11, 2010

Registration is now open for the 2010 CEPS International Conference to be held at the Hyatt in Canberra on the 7th and 8th October.  The theme for the conference is 'At the Nexus: New... read more

ISSR wins $1.33 million grant for homelessness research

Thursday, June 10, 2010

ISSR wins $1.33 million grant for homelessness research A consortium of UQ researchers led by Professor Andrew Jones of ISSR has been granted a Homelessness Research Partnership Agreement by... read more

April 2010
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship 2011

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

The Institute for Social Science Research (ISSR) at The University of Queensland (UQ), Australia invites applications for a number of University of Queensland Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in... read more

Dr Rebecca Wickes represents Australia in international University Summit

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Dr Rebecca Wickes (Centre or Excellence in Policing and Security (CEPS)) was recently part of a small group of Australian representatives in the Fourth Annual US Department of Homeland... read more

January 2010
Professor David Weisburd visits UQ

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Professor David Weisburd was a guest presenter at the recent UQ graduation ceremony.    Professor Weisburd is Walter E. Meyer Professor of Law and Criminal Justice and... read more

ISSR Professor is appointed to ARC College of Experts

Thursday, January 14, 2010

ISSR congratulates Professor Lorraine Mazerolle on her appointment to the ARC College of Experts.  Being a member of the College is an extremely important responsibility.  It allows... read more

November 2009
The President of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville, the Honourable James Tanis, visited UQ on 20 November 2009.

Monday, November 30, 2009

On Friday 20 November 2009, the President of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville, the Honourable James Tanis, visited the University of Queensland and the Australian Centre for Peace and Conflict... read more

ISSR Researchers enjoy significant grant success in ARC Discovery and Linkage rounds

Monday, November 23, 2009

A/Prof AB Kelly, Dr Michele Haynes, Prof R Young - Dynamic social systems and adolescent alcohol/tobacco use: A new cusp catastrophy model.   This research will substantially... read more